Statues of Our Lady of Prompt Succor help shrine


With the 200th anniversary of the Ursuline nuns praying to Our Lady of Prompt Succor for her intercession to win the Battle of New Orleans approaching in 2015, sacristan Thais Carriere wants the Uptown shrine in her honor to be in mint condition.
    “We’d love the chapel to be beautiful and in decent shape for our 200th anniversary,” Carriere said.  “I think it will be a beautiful way to show Our Lady we love her.”

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